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There are 6 ways to get from Carcassonne to Valencia by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Barcelona Sants Tgv
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Estacio del Nord Tlg / ...

$102 - $124

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Rideshare  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Carcassonne to Valence 402.2 miles

$26

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Carcassonne to Valencia

$40 - $65

Drive  •  6 h

  1. Drive from Carcassonne to Valencia 402.5 miles

$85 - $130

Train to Barcelona, fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Barcelona Sants
  2. Fly from Barcelona (BCN) to Valencia (VLC) BCN - VLC

$92 - $221

Train to Toulouse, fly  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
  2. Fly from Toulouse (TLS) to Valencia (VLC) TLS - VLC

$103 - $303

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The cheapest way to get from Carcassonne to Valencia is to rideshare which costs 22€ and takes 7 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carcassonne to Valencia is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 200€ and takes 5 h 14 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Valencia. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 9 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Carcassonne to Valencia. However, there are services departing from Carcassonne and arriving at Valencia Estacio del Nord via Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 49 min.

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The distance between Carcassonne and Valencia is 474 km. The road distance is 644 km.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Valencia without a car is to train which takes 6 h 49 min and costs 85€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 49 min to get from Carcassonne to Valencia, including transfers.

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Carcassonne to Valencia bus services, operated by ALSA, depart from Carcassonne station.

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Carcassonne to Valencia train services, operated by inOui TGV, depart from Carcassonne station.

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The best way to get from Carcassonne to Valencia is to train which takes 6 h 49 min and costs 85€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 9 h 35 min.

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  • Distance: 296.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 49 min

What companies run services between Carcassonne, France and Valencia, Spain?

You can take a train from Carcassonne to Valencia via Barcelona Sants in around 6 h 49 min. Alternatively, ALSA operates a bus from Carcassonne to Valencia twice daily. Tickets cost $40 - $65 and the journey takes 9 h 35 min.

Airlines
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $230
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Toulouse to Valencia via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $650
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Barcelona to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Toulouse to Valencia
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $220
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Carcassonne to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $70
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$60 - $70
1st Class
$85 - $120
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Spanish Railways (RENFE)

Based in Madrid, Renfe is a state-owned train operator, that connects cities across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, Switzerland, and the Netherlands. Renfe’s extensive network means most destinations offer multiple trains a day, with the most popular routes normally offering a train each hour. Locally known as AVE, the high-speed trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. Comfort is key in a Renfe train, with seats with footrests in all three classes of travel: Standard, Club and First. Each seat has an individual light, a pull-down table and an electrical outlet for in Club and First classes. There is free WiFi for first class passengers and for those with a + Renfe card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Valencia Estacio del Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Website
renfe.com
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Carcassonne to Toulouse-Matabiau
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$25 - $40
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Carcassonne to Valencia
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Carcassonne to Valence
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Barcelona Airport to Valencia Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Carcassonne to Valencia bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Valencia station.

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Carcassonne to Valencia train services, operated by Spanish Railways (RENFE), arrive at Valencia Estacio del Nord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carcassonne to Valencia is 644 km. It takes approximately 6 h to drive from Carcassonne to Valencia.

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Iberia, Vueling Airlines and Air Europa offer flights from Barcelona Airport to Valencia Airport.

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Book your Carcassonne to Valencia train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Carcassonne to Valencia bus tickets online with Busbud.

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There are 1723+ hotels available in Valencia. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Carcassonne and Valencia. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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